LUT News and Media Releases
Possibility of icy roads for Wednesday morning commute - Release date: 01/22/2013
Be prepared for icy conditions. If possible, take transit, avoid travel, or delay travel until conditions improve.
Department of Land Use and Transportation hires Policy Analyst - Release date: 01/22/2013
Christina Deffebach will assist the Director of Land Use and Transportation with policy development and intergovernmental coordination on local, regional, state and federal efforts involving the department.
Urban Roads Committee Recommends Six Projects - Release date: 01/15/2013
The Urban Road Maintenance District Advisory Committee recommends six safety improvement projects for construction in 2013-2014.
Cornelius Pass Road Reopens with New Bridge over Rock Creek - Release date: 12/31/2012
At 5 p.m. today, the road will be reopened to traffic after being closed for six months.
Flood advisory: high water on county roads - Release date: 12/20/2012
Be prepared for high water on roads, especially in western Washington County.
Be prepared for snowy road conditions - Release date: 12/18/2012
Washington County road crews have been plowing snow from roads at higher elevations.
Department of Land Use and Transportation names new Planning and Development Services Manager - Release date: 12/17/2012
Andy Back will lead new Planning and Development Services division uniting long range planning, development review, building permitting/inspection and code compliance functions.
Expect periodic road closures December 19 and 20 for Scholls Ferry Road Bridge project - Release date: 12/14/2012
Beams will be delivered for reconstruction of the Fanno Creek bridge between Allen Blvd and Denney Rd. Closures will be performed in 5-minute increments.
Rock Creek Trail Crossing Closure at Evergreen Parkway Extended Until November 30 - Release date: 11/07/2012
Due to weather and utility delays, the trail closure is extended two weeks.
119th Avenue and Cornell Road Lane Closures Scheduled November 5-6 – Expect Delays - Release date: 11/02/2012
Travelers should expect delays or use alternate routes.
Operations and Maintenance Engineer Honored - Release date: 11/02/2012
Todd Watkins receives ‘William A. Bowes’ Award – Oregon Chapter of the American Public Works Association’s highest honor.
Evergreen Road Lane Closures Scheduled November 2-3 – Expect Delays - Release date: 11/01/2012
Travelers can expect delays or are encouraged to use alternate routes.
November 7 Open House for Oleson Road at Fanno Creek Bridge Replacement Project - Release date: 11/01/2012
The public is invited to stop by to learn more about the proposed project design.
Minor Betterment Committee Recommends Six Projects - Release date: 10/26/2012
The six recommended projects address pedestrian safety and connectivity needs.
Aloha-Reedville community events October 11-13, 2012 - Release date: 10/09/2012
It's time to celebrate! Join us and get engaged in helping shape the community's future. Every voice needs to be heard.
Construction begins on Rock Creek Trail Crossing at Evergreen Parkway - Release date: 10/02/2012
A section of the Rock Creek Trail will be closed to trail users through November 15 during construction.
Evergreen Road Lane Closures Scheduled October 3-17 – Expect Delays - Release date: 09/27/2012
Travelers should anticipate long delays or use alternate routes.
Brookwood Avenue opens to freight - Release date: 09/25/2012
Freight truck restriction has been lifted between Main Street/Baseline Road and Tualatin Valley Highway.
Paving on Major County Roads this Summer - Release date: 09/24/2012
Most summer paving work will be done at night, expect delays.
October 3 Open House for Scholls Ferry Road Project - Release date: 09/24/2012
The public is invited to stop by any time between 5 and 7 p.m. to learn more about the project's proposed design.